The impact of BMI and smoking on risk of revision following knee and hip replacement surgery: evidence from routinely collected data
The aim of this study was to assess the association of body mass index (BMI) and smoking with risk of revision following total knee replacement (TKR) and total hip replacement (THR).
Primary care data, from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD), was linked to inpatient hospital records, from Hospital Episode Statistics Admitted Patient Care (HES APC), and covered 1997 to 2014. Parametric survival models, with...Expand abstract
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- This is the accepted manuscript version of the article. The final version is available online from Elsevier at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.joca.2019.05.012
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